First-of-Its-Kind Report Examines Global Environmental Impacts of Fashion Industry

The global apparel and footwear industries are worth an estimated $1.7 trillion, a number that is projected to grow as more and more people around the world enter the global middle class — and alongside it, the industries’ environmental impacts. To secure the future of fashion in the face of shifting consumer attitudes, resource scarcity and climate change, brands will need to develop effective solutions to enhance their environmental performance. Doing so, however, requires a thorough understanding of the current landscape. In a new report, Quantis provides brands with critical insights into the industries’ hotspots to help them set ambitious targets to reduce their climate impact.